Sioux Empire FCU joins Open Your Eyes!


Date: January 16, 2019

Media Contact: Sidney Frey, Marketing Specialist: 605.275.1726

Sioux Empire Federal Credit Union announces their support of the Awareness Initiative

Sioux Empire FCU President, Jeff Jorgensen

[SIOUX FALLS, SD] – Sioux Empire Federal Credit Union has joined Credit Union National Association (CUNA), the Credit Union Association of the Dakotas (CUAD) and credit unions nationwide in the Awareness Initiative. The Initiative aims to raise consumer consideration of credit unions, and ultimately connect more consumers with credit union as their best financial partners.

“Sioux Empire Federal Credit Union is dedicated to supporting our members and our community. That’s why we’re proud to invest in growing and sustaining the credit union industry,” said President, Jeff Jorgensen. “We’re empowering everyone to truly understand why credit unions are the best option in the financial services space and what it means to be a credit union member.”

“Now more than ever it’s time for credit unions to unify,” said CUNA president and CEO Jim Nussle. “Sioux Empire Federal Credit Union has shown foresight, commitment, and understanding that when we unite as a movement, it empowers each credit union’s unique merits to shine all the brighter.”


About Sioux Empire Federal Credit Union

Chartered on August 25, 1938, Sioux Empire Federal Credit Union was originally started to offer not-for-profit financial services to the employees of the City of Sioux Falls. Over the years Sioux Empire Federal Credit Union’s field of membership has grown to encompass anyone who lives, works, worships or attends school in Minnehaha, Lincoln, McCook and Turner County. Today Sioux Empire Federal Credit Union is a full service Credit Union with over 100 million in assets and 10,000+ members.

About CUNA

Credit Union National Association (CUNA) is the only national association that advocates on behalf of all of America’s credit unions, which are owned by 110 million consumer members. CUNA, along with its network of affiliated state credit union leagues, delivers unwavering advocacy, continuous professional growth and operational confidence to protect the best interests of all credit unions. For more information about CUNA, visit